TP 93 Pts. - According to the Tasting Panel - Silky texture and ripe plum, blackberry and casis; elegant, rich and balanced with hints of vanilla and toasty oak; polished, lush and quite lovely. Winemaker Notes - Dark red in color, on the nose the wine smells of blackberry, black cherry, and clove, with background notes of coffee and vanilla. On the palate, the wine bursts with fresh fruit, cherries, and blackberries. A seamless arc of flavor flows into a slightly smoky finish.